SEVEN OLYMPIC MEDALISTS COMING TO DEW TOUR

P: Aaron Dodds Courtes of Breckenridge Ski Resort

P: Aaron Dodds Courtes of Breckenridge Ski Resort

(On Behalf of Alli Sports)

The Dew Tour Mountain Championships, the world’s premier annual winter action sports event, returns to the Breckenridge Ski Resort in Breckenridge, Colo. December 11-14. The four-day event will feature many of the world’s best international snowboard athletes, including all four snowboard superpipe and slopestyle gold medalists from the Sochi Olympics. In addition, NBC and NBCSN will combine to present seven hours of Dew Tour Mountain Championships coverage, December 13-14.

Athletes competing in the 2014 Dew Tour Mountain Championships include snowboard slopestyle competitors Sage Kotsenburg (USA/ Gold), Mark McMorris (CAN/Bronze), Jamie Anderson(USA/Gold), Enni Rukajarvi (FIN/Silver) and Jenni Jones (GBR/Bronze); snowboard superpipe competitors Iouri Podladtchikov (SUI/Gold), Ayumu Hirano (JPN/Silver), Kaitlyn Farrington(USA/Gold) and Kelly Clark (USA/Bronze.

In the men’s snowboard superpipe competition, 2014 Winter Olympic gold medalist Iouri Podladtchikov will face a collection of competitors vying to top the podium, including Ayumu Hirano and Danny Davis. In the women’s snowboard superpipe contest, Winter Olympic gold medalist Kaitlyn Farrington and bronze medalist Kelly Clark will compete. The men’s snowboard slopestyle competition will feature Winter Olympic gold medalist Sage Kotsenburg against bronze medalist Mark McMorris, while the women’s competition will include Olympic gold medalist Jamie Anderson, silver medalist Enni Rukajarvi and bronze medalist Jenny Jones.

TELEVISION 
The 2014 Dew Tour Mountain Championships will be televised, December 13-14 on NBC and NBCSN.
 
DEW TOUR MOUNTAIN CHAMPIONSHIPS TELEVISION SCHEDULE 

  • Saturday, Dec. 13: 1 – 3 p.m.NBC
  • Saturday, Dec. 13: 1 – 2:30 a.m.NBCSN
  • Sunday, Dec. 14: 1 – 3 p.m.NBC
  • Sunday, Dec. 14: 4 – 5:30 p.m.NBCSN

*All times ET
For additional Dew Tour event or telecast information, visit www.DewTour.com and the Dew Tour Facebook page.
 
ABOUT THE DEW TOUR
The Dew Tour consists of four marquee events, featuring disciplines across BMX, skateboard, freeski and snowboard (superpipe and slopestyle), with additional competitions integrated throughout the year. Dew Tour events are premium action sports and lifestyle festivals combining the best in competitions along with the Dew Tour Experience, live music performances and lifestyle showcases. The Dew Tour is televised on NBC and NBCSN and streamed on DewTour.com and NBC Sports Live Extra. The Dew Tour is also distributed domestically on Universal HD and Comcast SportsNet, and internationally on Eurosport, TVA, Fox Sports Asia, Extreme Sports Channel, MCM, ProSieben and Globosat. Dew Tour partners include Mountain Dew (tour title sponsor), Toyota, Paul Mitchell, Wheaties, Quiznos and Squatch. More information can be found at www.DewTour.com.